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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11948

Titles:
I'll throw myself off London bridge
I'll throw myself of [sic] London bridge

First Lines:
Once there was no young cock sparrow
Oh! once there was no young Cock Robin

Themes:
Barbers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5507

Titles:
The barber's shop

First Lines:
'Twas Saturday night 6 went the clock

Themes:
Barbers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8518

Titles:
The barking barber: or New bow wow wow
The barking barber, or, New bow, wow

First Lines:
Ye gents give ear to me [I] pray
Ye gents, give ear to me, I pray, I am a barking barber

Themes:
Barbers

Edition - Bod1491

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: Monkey barber

First Line: A frolicsome spark in sweet Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Barbers

2806 c.17(285)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(420)


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Edition - Bod2114

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Jackson and Son, (late J. Russell,) Printers Moor-st. Birmingham

Notes:  See John Gay, Select fables, 1820, illus. by Bewick.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: The new comic song of Lather-em shave-em

First Line: It was in this town not far from this spot

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1858

Title: The lake of Killarney

First Line: Oh! the lake of Killarney is wide as 'tis deep

Harding B 11(2632)

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Edition - Bod12081

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, 31, [Dudley] Street, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: Lather-em shave-em

First Line: It was in this town not far from this spot

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9484

Title: The price of my pig

First Line: October the first, a day sure the worst

Harding B 11(2085)

Notes:  Harding B 11(2085) lacks the imprint Harding B 20(93); imperfect.


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Harding B 20(93)

Notes:  Harding B 20(93); imperfect.


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Edition - Bod12529

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: The monkey turned barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 397

Title: The mountains high

First Line: One night upon my rambles from my true love again

Notes:  Harding B 17(199a) is another issue of this ballad alone

Harding B 11(2478)

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Edition - Bod7266

Imprint Names:  Sharp, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1845

Imprint: J. Sharp, Printer, 30, Kent Street, Boro.


Ballad - Roud Number: V5507

Title: The barber's shop

First Line: 'Twas Saturday night 6 went the clock

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Barbers

Firth b.26(394)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10354

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Pratt, Printer, Digbeth, Birmingham


Ballad

Title: The barber's shop

First Line: Twas Saturday night, six went the clock

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Barbers

Firth c.21(129)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14736

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2479)


Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: The monkey turned barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Barbers

Harding B 15(207a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod9441

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34803

Title: The sailor's wife's policy, or The knowing barber taken in

First Line: All you that love mirth, if you'll listen awhile

Themes:  Barbers

Harding B 22(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9837

Imprint Names:  Fowler

Imprint Locations:  Salisbury

Date  between 1770 and 1800

Ballad - Roud Number: V8518

Title: The barking barber: or New bow wow wow

First Line: Ye gents, give ear to me, I pray, I am a barking barber

References:

ESTC: T21382

Themes:  Barbers

Harding B 14(5)

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Edition - Bod16808

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8518

Title: The barking barber, or, New bow, wow

First Line: Ye gents give ear to me [I] pray

Authors:  Pasquin Shavelock (Pseudonym)

Themes:  Barbers

Harding B 25(121)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2332

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19650

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1808

Imprint: Publish'd Mar. 15, 1808, by Laurie & Whittle, 53, Fleet Street, London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 484


Ballad - Roud Number: V16348

Title: The barber of Seville

First Line: A comely young lad liv'd, a few years ago

Authors:  G., P.

Notes:  Extracted from the Monthly Mirror, new series, no. 14

Themes:  Barbers

Edition - Bod20281

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: \"Tim O'Reilly\"

First Line: I am a special favourite

Authors:  Wilson, Robert

Themes:  Barbers

Johnson Ballads 2916

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Edition - Bod22917

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Pearson, Printer, 6 Chadderton-street, off Oldham-road, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16352

Title: The Deansgate barber. Brushed up and lathered into song by an old shaver

First Line: Come, listen all ye gay young men

Tune: The organ grinder

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26518

Title: Biddy Toole

First Line: You may talk about your Manchester girls, O I O I O

Subjects:  Ireland

2806 c.16(186)

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Harding B 11(817)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5625

Titles:
Maggie Lauder
Bonny Maggie Lauther

First Lines:
Wha wadna be in love
There liv'd a lass into this town

Themes:
Pregnancy
Barbers

Edition - Bod5763

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: J.O. Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham Road, Manchester, and sold by John Beaumont, 176, York-st., and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 301


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16375

Title: The magic mouth

First Line: The flying \"Cork leg\" has been the theme

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: Love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town, not far from this spot

Themes:  IrishBarbers

Firth c.26(49)

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Edition - Bod12543

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: New comic song of Love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town not far from this spot

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13658

Title: The men of merry England

First Line: Oh, the men of merry merry England

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Patriotism

Harding B 11(2633)

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Edition - Bod9025

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: T. [Pearson] Machine Printer &c, 4 and 6, [Chadderton] St, Oldham Rd. [Manchester]

Notes:  Firth c.26(165) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 710


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11948

Title: I'll throw myself off London bridge

First Line: Oh! once there was no young Cock Robin

Performers:  Coyne, Fred

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20664

Title: Enoch knocked me over

First Line: Now once I loved a nice young girl

Performers:  Durden, Richard

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Elopement

Harding B 11(1707)

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Edition - Bod18136

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: Monkey-barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in sweet Dublin did dwell

Themes:  Barbers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5611

Title: And sae will we yet

First Line: Come sit you down my cronies & give us your crack

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 28(15)

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Edition - Bod18915

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 5625

Title: Bonny Maggie Lauther

First Line: There liv'd a lass into this town

References:

ESTC: T192477

Themes:  PregnancyBarbers

Harding B 5(2)

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Edition - Bod23620

Imprint Names:  Clarke, J., Jr.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1673 and 1686

Imprint: Printed for John Clark Junior, at the Horshoo in West Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V28130

Title: The crafty barber of Debtford

First Line: Come and hear my pleasant song

Tune: Daniel Cooper

References:

ESTC: R227058

Themes:  AdulteryBarbers

Douce Ballads 1(48b)

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Harding B 39(3)

Notes:  Harding B 39(3) is a photograph of Douce Ballads 1(48b).


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 918

Titles:
The monkey turn'd barber
Monkey-barber
The monkey turned barber
The monkey barber
A new song, called The monkey shaving the Irishman
Monkey turned barber!
Monkey barber
Monkey turned barber
Monkey shaving an Irishman

First Lines:
A buxum [sic] young spark in Dublin did dwell
A frolicksom spark near Dublin did dwell
A frolicksome spark in sweet Dublin did dwell
A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell
A frolicsome spark in Dublin did dwell
A frolicsome youth in sweet Dublin did dwell
A frolicsome spark in sweet Dublin did dwell

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Barbers
Irish
Irish - England

Edition - Bod1497

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(1868) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 64


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 15024

Title: Jessy the flower of Dumblain

First Line: The sun had gane down o'er the lofty Benlomond

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13865

Title: My own mountain home

First Line: Though far from thee, my mountain home

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: A love of God shave

First Line: It was in this town, and not far from this spot

Subjects:  Birmingham (England)

Themes:  Irish - EnglandBarbersCredit

Harding B 11(1867)

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